Offer for NHS Staff

In The Press: Free pampering treatment offered to NHS staff Now, more than ever, we are all appreciating the work and dedication of our NHS staff. The founder of Derby’s Avance Clinic, Carly Bartram, wants to do something to make them feel pampered and cherished....

Ageing skin and how to reverse the effects

Your skin can be a real snitch! You can do everything you can to look and feel your best, but one day your skin is going to let EVERYONE know that you’re getting older. Wrinkles and laughter lines can be the signs of a life well-lived. Our faces tell the stories of...

Aloe Vera and why we recommend it

Aloe Vera is sometimes called ‘the wonder plant’ and we’d like to tell you why we recommend it and why we think it’s wonderful. It’s been used for its healing properties for at least 6,000 years and today you can find it in juice drinks, shampoos, soaps, body...

How should I prepare for laser hair removal?

We feel like doing a ‘happy dance’ when we see how much our clients LOVE the results they get from laser hair removal. Some of them tell us it’s literally life-changing! To get the best results from anything we need to prepare. So how should you prepare for your...

Pigmentation during and after pregnancy

So you’re having a baby! That’s amazing! Congrats! You know that your body’s going to go through lots of changes, but are you ready for possible changes to your skin as well? Up to 75% of women notice that their skin becomes darker in places when they are pregnant....

Why we need sunscreen during laser treatment

When we’re spending a day in the sunshine, most of us now grab sun cream or sunscreen to protect our skin against the ageing and damaging effects of the sun’s rays. Well, we HOPE you do! But do you know that you need to use sunscreen if you’re having laser...

How permanent is laser hair removal?

We love laser hair removal because it can destroy hair permanently. You will need more than one session and SOME people may get the odd stray hair appearing now and then – so let’s dig a bit deeper and explain why. We all know that whipping a razor across your...

Why do we get hairier as we get older?

It’s a mystery (and a misery) to many women - why do they suddenly start sprouting a moustache and straggly hairs on their chins as they approach middle age? Men don’t escape the unwanted hair problem as they get older. In fact for them, it’s doubly cruel - their...